Brewed by Plzensky Prazdroj (Asahi)
Style: Czech Pilsner (Světlý)
Plzen, Czech Republic


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RATINGS: 3726   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.25/5   EST. CALORIES: 132   ABV: 4.4%
It is called the "model of meter" among beers. All other pilsners are a better or worse attempt to copy the original - the first ever Pilsner Urquell. Its unparalleled exceptionality is guaranteed by the same recipe dating from 1842.

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   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
cblado (298) - Washington, USA - OCT 20, 2011
12 oz bottle. Pours a clear, light golden color with nice pearly head. Aroma is hay and dough notes. Flavor is very light and crisp. Palate is also very light. What a classic. I could drink these all day.

AllGrainSampler4 (8) - Coimbra, PORTUGAL - OCT 17, 2017 does not count
Slightly bitter. Strong aroma (skunky) but pleasant. Consistent head and lacing. It's widespread and cheap so it makes it a perfect beer for nights with buddies. Recommend!

angoradad (10) - USA - OCT 16, 2017
Pours light, with limited head. Has the aroma of slight hoppiness with a hint of grass. Taste well reflects the aroma, though it has a smoothness that limits the hop profile. Aftertaste is minimal with a slight hint of clover. Told by a friend that this was a "must try" beer. Not sure I'd agree.

Daboch (101) - Gdansk, POLAND - OCT 15, 2017
Ładnie się prezentuje, złoty kolor biała piana. Aromat i smak słodowo-chmielowy. W smaku dominuje słod przełamany lekką goryczką chmielową. Rzeskie, posmak lekko owocowy. Wzorzec czeskiego pilsa. Można pić

lidor1995 (129) - ISRAEL - OCT 15, 2017
UPDATED: OCT 15, 2017 Pours from the can, fizzy gold with sizable white head, tastes toasty and grainy

coil (124) - Reading, Berkshire, ENGLAND - OCT 15, 2017
500ml bottle at grandparents' house. Gold colour with large white head. Sweet bready malt, lemon peel, watery citrus pulp.

Mostrojoe (7) - Trento, ITALY - OCT 14, 2017 does not count
UPDATED: OCT 14, 2017 Alla spina. Birra eccezionale. Leggera super beverina, ma allo stesso tempo con un corpo importante è praticamente introvabile in 4,4 gradi alcolici. Amaro bilanciato ma presente grazie al luppolo Saaz. La amo.

eurekabrewer (36) - SPAIN - OCT 12, 2017
La primera y famosa. Equilibrada, limpia de golor y sabor. Noble y sutilmente herbal y maltosa.

zacgillbanks (5429) - Tyne & Wear, ENGLAND - OCT 7, 2017
Bottle from ASDA, Washington. Pale golden coloured with a quickly disappearing white head. It has a gentle herbal and grassy flavour with floral fruity and earthy notes on the bitter finish. Good.

skinner21 (5) - - OCT 6, 2017 does not count
This is the lager that all other lagers should be measured by. Citrusy, fresh sweetness with a touch of bitterness and skunkiness describe this staple beer. Might be just a touch too bitter for my taste but this is a beer that I keep returning to.

NikitaDE (105) - Minsk / Schweinfurt, Bavaria, GERMANY - OCT 5, 2017
I would say - that is an example of the style (Czech Pilsener) and every should try this one. Amber crystal colour, nice lasting foam. Malty aroma, a beat sweet in taste, and nevertheless is a combination of spicy and sweetness. Short bitter but pleasant aftertaste. Drinkable.

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